Industry Champion MembersIndustry Champion Memberships allow your company to showcase your leadership in the Performance Marketing Industry. Membership entitles you to a variety of benefits that offer company networking opportunities, high visibility and the ability to effect change in the industry.
Partial List of Industry Champion Members:
Alexandra Forsch, US Country Manager
As the world’s largest global affiliate network, Affiliate Window has grown rapidly in North America since 2008. We provide extensive reach to a diverse consumer audience though our unique base of over 75,000 publishers. Our dedicated client-facing teams work with a number of well-known US and Canadian brands to provide them with a proactive, boutique service emphasizing on attribution and incrementality. Affiliate Window connects with advertisers seeking a tailored Service and Technology led proposition – focused on developing mid/long-tail reach and building lasting partnerships with traditional and non-traditional publishers alike. By conceptualizing and releasing game-changing affiliate channel tools for advertisers, we make publisher value easier to qualify and pinpoint. Additionally, we protect client earnings through a suite of compliance tools that monitor all search engines, seek and remove hidden adware and spyware, and protect against fraud. Our publishers continue to maximize their partnerships and evolve their promotional methods with newly released cross-device and influence insights as well as comprehensive reporting suites and flexible plug-in solutions. Affiliate Window is positioned to provide the strongest affiliate channel strategy because we design our approach to meet and exceed the individual needs of our advertiser and publisher clients.
David Naffziger, CEO
BrandVerity protects online brands and their trademarks from abuse, misrepresentation and fraud. Affiliate Managers, Agencies and Affiliate Networks use BrandVerity’s software tools each day to monitor the online activities of affiliates, partners and other businesses. Armed with that information, BrandVerity clients ensure compliance more efficiently and effectively in paid search, social media and coupon code channels. Poachmark Paid Search Monitoring Monitoring all major search engines (including Google, Yahoo!, Bing, Ask, AOL and Google Mobile), PoachMark identifies trademark infringements by third parties—all according to customizable policies. After discovering the offending ads, PoachMark then assists with next steps, including tools to Contact Affiliates, Request Search Engine Action, and to Request an Investigation by BrandVerity’s team of Advertising Abuse Analysts. Coupon Code Monitoring BrandVerity’s Coupon Code Monitoring service tracks the proliferation of coupon codes online. Marketers are alerted when codes appear on unauthorized sites, when affiliates post codes without permission, when expired coupons remain on sites, and many other cases—all based on the client’s policies. Social Media Compliance Detecting trademark misuse on social networks, BrandVerity’s Social Media Compliance service enables marketing, compliance and legal teams to monitor their partners’ social media reach and activity. Users choose the keywords they want to monitor, along with a set of rules that defines what constitutes a compliance concern—then BrandVerity’s service retrieves the Tweets and public Facebook posts related to those keywords. After crawling all posted links and their destination websites, BrandVerity collects and consolidates information on marketing partners.
Rachel Honaway, CEO
FMTC specializes in aggregating affiliate content and making it available to affiliates and bloggers through a series of services and tools.
Todd Crawford, Co-Founder & VP Strategic Initiatives
Impact Radius’ digital marketing platform enables significant improvement in the return on global advertising spend for brands and agencies. The company provides a fully-integrated suite of products for media attribution, performance marketing, tag management and mobile analytics. Impact Radius provides a singular view into the consumer journey, tracks cross-channel marketing efforts, and delivers Big Data insights that drive revenue growth. Impact Radius serves companies around the globe including Hotwire, Cabela’s, Deckers, Shutterstock, and Tommy Hilfiger. Learn more at www.ImpactRadius.com.
Angel Djambazov, Marketing, Mayhem & Development
Lab6 Media is a boutique affiliate management agency specializing in direct response focused campaigns for niche ecommerce retailers that have $1-$100 Million in gross revenue. Lead by a multi-award winning team of industry veterans, Lab6 actively works with affiliates to grow the channel on our clients’ behalf with a focus on sustainability and profit. We take great pride in the long term relationships we develop with our clients. You can learn more about Lab6 Media and the affiliate programs we manage by visiting our website. It would be our privilege to serve as an extension of your marketing efforts.
Tara McCommons, Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Founded in 2004, LinkConnector is a Performance Marketing Network whose unique online application helps merchants and their affiliates build strong, strategic partnerships to maximize online revenues. LinkConnector maintains extreme network quality by rigorously backing its zero-tolerance fraud policy. And, with its custom tracking solutions and proprietary technologies (such as the Product Feed Search API, real-time reporting console and Naked Link Technology®), LinkConnector is serving many large online retailers, including more than a dozen Internet Retailer Top 500 merchants, and many of the industry’s most influential affiliates.
Anik Singal, CEO
Lurn is your own “Online School” where our own members create courses and classrooms on topics of their own expertise to share with the world.
Assaf Cohen, Director of Business Development
Irina Marciano, Senior PR and Marketing Executive
Payoneer empowers global commerce by connecting businesses, professionals, countries and currencies with its innovative cross-border payments platform. In today’s borderless digital world, Payoneer enables millions of businesses and professionals from more than 200 countries to reach new audiences by facilitating seamless, cross-border payments. Additionally, thousands of leading corporations including Amazon, Google, Airbnb, Getty Images, and Upwork rely on Payoneer’s mass payout services. For the digital marketing industry, Payoneer provides fast, flexible and low cost tools to pay creatives, publishers and affiliates. Partnering with industry leaders like Cake, Clickbank, CJ Affiliates, Hasoffers, Tradedoubler, and Taboola, Payoneer powers an unrivaled ecosystem of digital marketers all over the world.
Michelle Morgan, Senior Director, Publisher Development
Formerly known as eBay Enterprise Marketing Solutions, Pepperjam provides brands and retailers with the resources and confidence needed to promote their brand and grow their business. With products and services supported by decades of commerce experience, and the leading affiliate network in the world, it connects data and analytics across all performance channels and devices to generate creative solutions. Headquartered in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Pepperjam is a global provider with offices in London, New York, Philadelphia, Santa Cruz, Sydney, Tempe, and Toronto. Pepperjam is a portfolio company of Banneker Partners and the Permira funds.
Cristy Ebert, Senior Director of Marketing
With offices around the world, our global marketing services span affiliate, search, lead generation, display and attribution. The recent merger of LinkShare, MediaForge, Paid Search, DC Storm, Deep Forest and Popshops under Rakuten Marketing means we offer the highest level of specialization in our core services combined with an integrated approach to simplify what has become an increasingly complex digital marketing space. Our company is headquartered in New York City and has offices in Tampa, Chicago, San Mateo, Australia, Brazil, Japan, Singapore, the United Kingdom, France and Germany. Our leading client portfolio includes the world’s largest brands and we have had the honor of being named the #1 Affiliate Network four years in a row by Mthink’s Blue Book Survey.
Alexis Caldwell, Director of Affiliate Marketing
Founded by Baxter Box and Amber Venz Box, rewardStyle is the first and only monetization solution that empowers the world’s influential content creators and retailers to achieve maximum economic success by providing an ecosystem of innovative technology and strategic consulting. This is the collective ambition of a results-driven team committed to shaping and leading the digital-style industry. In March 2014, rewardStyle created LIKEtoKNOW.it, a service concepted by a content creator for content creators and their followers—”the innovative shopper”. It’s the only destination to access full fashion information at the source of inspiration—a “like” on Instagram. The platform enables the “urban-sprawl” of digital publishing.
Stephanie Harris, CEO
Schaaf-PartnerCentric is the industry’s top affiliate program management agency. We exist to enable businesses to generate more revenue per dollar invested in affiliate marketing than any other management alternative. We help merchants increase revenue, cut costs and proactively combat any fraud/ compliance issues. For programs previously managed in-house, Schaaf-PartnerCentric averages a 231% lift in revenue and a 14% reduction in the cost of sale within 90 days of management. For more information about Schaaf-PartnerCentric, the affiliate programs we manage, and our team, visit schaafpc.com.
Brian Littleton, President/CEO
Chicago-based ShareASale is a provider of e-commerce tracking and affiliate management solutions for retailers. By facilitating relationships between affiliate marketers and the over 3,800 merchants, ShareASale helps its clients tap into new sources of revenue. Since 2001, ShareASale has been committed to driving all-around profitability based on fair, honest and proactive practices. ShareASale’s efforts have been rewarded with multiple industry awards including Best Affiliate Network in 2006, 2007 and 2008 from industry forum ABestWeb, the Fair Practice Award from AffiliateFairPlay.com, and the Affiliate Marketing Advocate Pinnacle Award from industry conference Affiliate Summit.
Cameron Stewart, GM of HasOffers by TUNE
TUNE (http://www.tune.com) is the leading enterprise SaaS for marketers and their partners to measure results on mobile. Driven by industry standard products like the TUNE Marketing Console (TMC) and HasOffers, TUNE’s technology has become the most used measurement technology by the 100 top-grossing apps across all platforms. HasOffers by TUNE is the industry’s leading performance marketing platform, empowering networks and media buyers to measure, analyze, and optimize their mobile and online marketing campaigns—in real time. HasOffers gives thousands of businesses around the world the ability to track and manage their own publisher and relationships. The fully-customizable software solution also enables clients to manage campaigns, creatives, invoices, payouts, and more at a detailed level. For more information, visit www.hasoffers.com.
Oliver Roup, Founder / CEO
VigLink technology captures the value of content-driven commerce by making hyperlinks intelligent, allowing publishers to monetize and analyze out-clicks. The largest network of its kind, VigLink maximizes earnings for tens of thousands of publishers and works with more than 30,000 merchants, processing billions of page views and over three hundred million clicks every month. Founded in 2009 and based in San Francisco, VigLink is backed by top investors including Google Ventures, First Round Capital, and Emergence Capital.